Our singular focus on SolarWinds technologies and our specialized training best prepares our client’s staff to utilize their investment to their specific business needs and unique network challenges.

WHY PUBLIC TRAINING? The training is a comprehensive overview and detailed explanation of Solarwinds® modules for the “Log & Events Manager” track. It is led by a Certified SolarWinds Professional (SCP), with experience working on hundreds of unique Solarwinds® platforms.

FEATURES & BENEFITS • Learn the fundamentals of SolarWinds® tools
• Hands-on learning lab with customized equipment
• Breakfast and Lunch provided each training day
• Led by a Certified SolarWinds® Professional (SCP)

Virtual Appliance Deployment & LEM Manager

We will guide you through the installation process of the Virtual Appliance, LEM Console, and Report Console

Working with Agents & Connectors

Understanding the process of managing the LEM Agents and connector nodes, including installation, configuration, and troubleshooting

Integration: Linking LEM to Active Directory

Examining the process of connecting the LEM Agent to your active directory to track user and group authentication errors and failures, and more

Monitor Real-Time Activity & Filters

The robust LEM Console includes many built-in filters. We will examine those as well as custom filters to monitor events

Custom & Built-In Rules

Within the LEM Console, we will cover how to not only monitor but also setup responses to insecure and non-compliant user activity

Using the LEM Reports Viewer

We will review the pre-configured reports, understand how to schedule, filter and run reports, and explore customized reporting

Log & Events Manager: 2-Day Virtual Training

Day 1: Installation and Basic Configuration

Installation of LEM

  • Architecture considerations for LEM Appliance size
  • Agent and non-Agent nodes
  • Connectors

Authentication Settings

  • SSO Overview

LDAP Configuration

SMTP Settings

LEM Console and LEM Reports applications installation

Syslogs and Windows Auditing Policies

  • Cisco Syslog Configuration example
  • Windows Default Domain and Default Domain Controller Audit Policies


  • Connector Profiles
  • Event Groups
  • Directory Service Groups
  • User Defined Groups
  • Time of Day Sets

Ops Center Dashboard and Widget design

Creating Filters

Day 2: Advanced Configuration

nDepth Searches and scheduled reports

Rules and automated actions

  • EmailTemplates

CMC Access and Overview

LEM Reports Application

  • Restricting Access
  • Scheduling Reports
  • Custom Filtered Reports

All Loop1 Public Training Classes are led by Certified SolarWinds Professionals (SCP). Students will experience our hands-on learning lab, fully equipped with their very own Orion server to practice on! Attendees will gain knowledge and experience from the collective intelligence of the entire cohort, with opportunities to mingle and network for in-person students.

With more than 3,300 SolarWinds engagements since 2009, Loop1 is an industry leader and a must-have when it comes to training your team on SolarWinds Environments.

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